In quick succession, the 39-year-old was to enter the same store in Sopot four times and each time steal two packages of perfume. During the last attempt, he was caught by a security guard and handed over to uniformed officers. The man was charged.
The incident happened on May 29. Police officers were called to one of the stores in Sopot.
Explaining the circumstances of the case, they established that a 39-year-old man from Gdańsk stole two packages of perfume with a total value of nearly PLN 500, but he was caught thanks to the quick intervention of a security guard.
– As a result of further actions, the officers also determined that the man had also stolen two packages of perfume from the same store a few hours earlier and fled. In addition, in recent days, he was twice in this store and each time it was two bottles – informed the subcommander. Lucyna Rekowska, spokeswoman for the Municipal Police Headquarters in Sopot.
The 39-year-old has been repeatedly charged with petty theft
The stolen loot was returned to store shelves, and the perpetrator was taken to a police cell. According to the police, in the past he was repeatedly noted for the theft of items, the value of which did not exceed PLN 500
– After a night spent in a police cell, the 39-year-old police officer was charged with stealing eight packages of perfume with a total value of nearly PLN 2,000. gold in short periods of time. This offense is punishable by up to 5 years in prison. Rekowska.
Main photo source: KMP Sopot